Zuckerberg response fails to quiet critics scorning mea culpas

2018-03-22 17:18

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has broken his silence on the crisis over political-advertising firm Cambridge Analytica’s access to user data, outlining concrete steps taken to make sure such a leak doesn’t happen again.

Snap's next surprise may be earlier-than-expected profit

2018-03-12 10:50

Snap’s been full of surprises in its first year as a public company, including a controversial redesign. The latest one may be turning profitable three years sooner.

AYO becomes biggest black ICT company after successful listing

2017-12-21 19:38

Information and communication technology group AYO Technology listed on Thursday and reached a market cap of R14.7bn, creating South Africa's largest listed black economic empowered ICT group.

Capital Appreciation in R132m fintech buy

2017-05-17 12:04

JSE-listed Capital Appreciation has bought fintech firm Synthesis Software Technologies for R132.1m.

EOH CEO steps down in broad board reshuffle

2017-05-15 10:55

IT service management company EOH has announced that its founder and chief executive Asher Bohbot, will step down as part of a wider board reshuffle.

Africa lags in ICT, not ready for 4th Industrial Revolution - report

2017-05-07 16:44

African countries are not equipped for a Fourth Industrial Revolution economy and even tech-savvy SA lags developed countries, says the Africa Competitiveness Report.

Stephen Hawking appears as hologram in Hong Kong

2017-03-26 14:40

Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has spoken to a Hong Kong audience by hologram, showcasing the growing reach of a technology.

SA's ICT spend to top the Mideast, Africa in 2017

2016-11-23 14:55

The country is expected to have the the highest information, technology and communications spend across the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa in 2017.

Internet body backs move to single wireless network

2016-11-02 11:29

South Africa's Internet Service Providers' Association has welcomed government's National ICT Policy White Paper, but expressed concern over its implementation.

SA’s ICT white paper ‘potentially dangerous’ - Telkom

2016-10-20 15:02

Phone network Telkom has cautiously welcomed the publishing of South Africa’s ICT policy white paper but warned that parts of it are “potentially dangerous”.


Crypto exchange offers a $250 000 bounty for hacker tip-offs

2018-03-12 11:21

One of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchanges, Binance, is going on the offensive to deter hacking attempts that have plagued the industry.

Innovator Trust launches Youth Entrepreneurship Programme

2017-12-24 18:23

The Innovator Trust is an enterprise development programme created specifically for the Information and Communication Technology sector.

ICT sector needs rapid transformation - survey

2017-12-08 07:00

A skills survey has highlighted the need for more rapid transformation and empowerment as well as recognition of the ICT sector’s value as an economic contributor.

For a better connection

2017-05-16 15:41

In 2013 Jacques du Toit took over the reins of Vox Telecom. He talks about the strategy he has been implementing over the past four years, and the telco’s plans to increase its ICT market share.

Romeo Kumalo armed with a textbook and ready to work

2017-05-14 07:07

“Fill up your toolbox with skills and qualifications.” These are words that Romeo Kumalo was once told and what he has applied throughout his career in the corporate world.

Robust ICT sector vital for digital economy

2017-04-11 18:21

If there’s one thing that SA businesses have become aware of, it is the importance of information and communications technology in growing their revenues.

Mteto to run the rule over Altron's fortunes

2017-03-26 12:03

After more than half a century as a family business, the ailing company has reached out to an outsider to turn it around and focus on its future.

New BEE code for SA’s ICT sector

2016-11-09 14:43

Black participation in South Africa’s technology space is expected to get a boost following the publication of a new ICT sector code.

‘We don’t want to kill SA's mobile industry’ – Cwele

2016-11-01 12:07

Minister Siyabonga Cwele has defended a controversial National Integrated ICT Policy White Paper, which wants networks to give up key spectrum to a single wireless network.

Department puts ICT White Paper in context

2016-10-02 16:46

Cabinet's approval of the ICT White Paper is a milestone towards using tech to build a seamless information infrastructure, says the Department of Telecommunications.

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